Quotes from the Capitol
"Children from vulnerable families hear 30 million fewer words before kindergarten than their middle-income peers. This means that they enter kindergarten far behind and less likely to read by 3rd grade."
- Rebecca Gau, Stand for Children Arizona
"I started as a critic, and I'm going to tell you that the research is overwhelming that as a country, as a state, and as communities, we are underinvesting in early childhood education."
- Art Rolnick, Senior Fellow, University of Minnesota